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Understanding animal abuse a sociological analysis by Clifton P. Flynn

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Published by Lantern Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Animal welfare

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementClifton P. Flynn
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV4708 .F596 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25087627M
ISBN 109781590563397, 9781590563403
LC Control Number2011045101

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